ABC Rocky Mountain Honors 2016 Chapter Award Winners
Associated Builders and Contractors Rocky Mountain Chapter held its annual Chapter Awards dinner and board of directors installation on January 21 in Denver.
Chapter Awards were presented to ABC-member leaders within the construction industry who have shown outstanding commitment and dedication to the chapter, the industry and the merit-shop philosophy through their participation and involvement.
The following companies and individuals were honored with awards:
- President’s Award — Young Professionals Steering Committee
- Outstanding Service by a New Member — Kenny Electric
- Associate of the Year (for the second year in a row) — EKS&H LLP
- Supplier of the Year — Power Management Systems and Sales Inc.
- Subcontractor of the Year (for the third year in a row) — Spacecon Specialty Contractors LLC
- General Contractor of the Year (for the second year in a row) — Hensel Phelps
- Young Professional of the Year — Dane Bechtholdt, Douglass Colony Group
- ABCer of the Year — Rachael Koch, Power Management Systems and Sales Inc.
There were also two new awards presented this year for political advocacy:
- Grassroots Champion — Mark Olesen, Pinkard Construction
- Merit Shop Defender — Power Management Systems and Sales Inc.
Before the awards program, the chapter installed its 2016 Board of Directors.
- Executive Committee: Chair: Darren Hinton, Milender White Construction Co.; Chair-Elect: Jason Maxwell, White Construction Group; Vice Chair: Rob Marceau, RK Mechanical Inc.; Treasurer: Scott Oglesby, Bauerle & Co. PC; Secretary: Aaron Eide, Flood and Peterson; Past Chair: Allan Bliesmer, Hensel Phelps.
Directors: Mari Bergstrom, BT Construction; Marissa Bolton, Bobcat of the Rockies; Denny Doyle, LPR Construction Co.; Mark Griffin, Turner Construction Co.; Paul Giovannetti, HITT Contracting; Rachael Koch, Power Management Systems & Sales; John Luthi, FCI Constructors Inc.; Scott Larson, Encore Electric Inc.; Patrick Wolach, Douglass Colony Group; and Trip DeMuth, Faegre Baker Daniels.